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    • Chapter 1 Introduction A healthy and vibrant democracy requires an engaged citizenry who think critically, take positions on complicated issues, and work collaboratively to solve problems. These qualities parallel demands for 21st-century...
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    • technologies: computers, electronic books that are interactive and many more (Baird & Henniger, 2011). One problem faced by school districts is how to control technology once it is in the classroom (Blume, 2013). When iPads were distributed, more...
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    • Is there equality in the technology in schools? Literacy is important for all citizens. Thus, literacy needs to be available for everyone. This includes access to technology which is caused by the digital divide (Baird & Henniger, 2011). Ritzhaupt,...
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    • Writing Literacy is the tool wealth, not just economic wealth but wealth of the mind (Poore, 2011). Literacy allows students to know how to discriminate what they hear because students can participate as well as create (Poore, 2011). If teachers...
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    • According to Hutchison, et al., digital texts require different skills and can be called a new literacy due to the novelty of reading and navigating them (2012). It’s important that teachers know how to teach these skills so students can learn the...
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    • References Baird, C., & Henninger, M. (2011). Serious play, serious problems: Issues with eBook applications. Cosmopolitan Civil Societies: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 3(2), 1-17. Blume, H. (2013, November 12). L.A. unified schools to move...
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    • Mehta, J. (2013). Why American education fails. Foreign Affairs, 92(3), 105-116. Murray, O., & Olcese, N. (2011). Teaching and learning with iPads, ready or not?. Techtrends: Linking Research & Practice to Improve Learning, 55(6), 42-48....
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    • 16 Text structure. Expository text is organized into different structures. These structures include sequence, compare and contrast, description, cause and effect, and problem and solution (Akhondi, Malayeri, & Samad, 2011; Moss, 2004). Each...
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    • 18 covered three types of text structure list, main idea, and order. Students were taught how to identify each type of passage based upon text structure and then apply specific strategies for each type of structure. The study concluded that...
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    • 57 actively participated in both the creation of the group organizers and their own individual organizers. The only concern that this instructor had with the group was that they finished the lessons early. They probably could have used a few more...
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    • 65 References Abadiano, H. R., & Turner, J. (2002). Reading expository text: The challenges of students with learning disabilities. The NERA Journal, 38(2), 49-55. Akhondi, M., Malayeri, F.A., & Samad, A.A. (2011). How to teach expository...
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    • 69 Appendix A Books Used for Teaching of Instructional Strategies Bauer, J. (2007). Amazing Apples. New York, NY: Scholastic. Bauer, J. (2007). Coral Reef Homes. New York, NY: Scholastic. Berger, M. & Berger G. (2011). From Caterpillar to...
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    • 2 need to score as proficient or better on its state’s standardized tests. Scores from these subgroups are compared to the scores of their peers. All students, including ethnic minority, low income, and special education students, must meet these...

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